Healthiest Dog Breeds That Don’t Shed! (2022)

1. Maltese First on this list of healthiest dog breeds that don’t shed is the Maltese. We know what you’re thinking. When you look at the Maltese dog, they have a lot of hair, so you assume they will shed a lot.

2. Poodle The Poodle is another great dog if you want something hypoallergenic. They shed practically non and yet still have adorable, fluffy hair. These dogs are brilliant, and they are so very loyal to their loved ones.

3. Labradoodle Do you remember how we said that breeds mixed with poodles are also usually hypoallergenic and don’t shed? Well, here is one of those. The Labradoodle is such a good-natured dog.

4. Miniature Schnauzer The Miniature Schnauzer is an astute dog, making excellent watchdogs. They take things seriously, but they adapt well and do great with families. They can thrive in just about any environment and tend to be overall healthy dogs.

5. Portuguese Water Dog The Portuguese Water Dog has become more popular and well-known since the Obama family had them at the White House in recent years. They are amazing dogs. They do tend to have a lot of energy, so they are best with a family or a place where they can have space to run, adventure, and explore.

6. Shih Tzu This dog is not entirely free from shedding, but they shed very little, and you can plan and prepare for their shedding. Here’s the thing about a Shih Tzu, they don’t just shed all of the time or all over the place.

7. Afghan Hound If you’ve ever seen an Afghan Hound, you know that they have long hair and a lot of it. Their coats are generally long and silky, and super soft. The good news is that even with all of that hair, these dogs don’t shed.

8. West Highland Terrier West Highland Terrier dog is often referred to as a Westie. It’s another small dog breed, and they appear to have plenty of hair, but they shed very little.